Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... [read more]
Date: February 10th 2008
TAHOE ~ SIERRA NEVADA
I have been in Tahoe for a week and a half (I leave for AUSTRALIA in 3 days!). There is so much to do here and it is so pretty! For the first few days after I arrived, it was cold and snowed constantly...it was the most snow I have ever seen!
So far, I have learned to snowboard, eaten a California sushi roll IN California, driven around the entire Lake Tahoe, s ... read more